“The Best Day” is a song written by Dean Dillon and Carson Chamberlain, and performed by American country music singer George Strait. It was released in January 2000 as the first single from his compilation album Latest Greatest Straitest Hits. The song reached the top of the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart.
The song entered the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart at number 48 on the chart dated January 1, 2000, and spent 29 weeks on the chart. The song also climbed to number 1 after spending 17 weeks on the chart, where it held number 1 for three weeks on the chart dated April 22, 2000. In addition, this song became Strait’s 36th Billboard Number One as a solo artist.
From the album Latest Greatest Straitest Hits
Released January 3, 2000
Recorded August 31, 1999
Label MCA Nashville
Songwriter(s) Dean Dillon
Producer(s) Tony Brown